‘Robber’ killed by mob beating in Pabna
16 Nov 2017, 15:16
Pabna: An alleged robber was killed in a mob beating at Dharbila village in Sadar upazila on Thursday.
The deceased is Mukul Hossian, about 40 years old, son of Golam Hossain, of Mujibnagar upazila of Meherpur.
Police said a gang of robbers numbering 7 to 8, was taking preparation for committing robbery at the house of Abul Kashem of the village around 3:00 am.
Hearing the hue and cry, locals rushed to the spot and chased the robbers and caught the man while the rest managed to flee.
The mob then gave him a good beating, leaving him critically injured.
He was rushed to Pabna General Hospital where duty doctor declared him dead.